Die Übersetzung von "day" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /dei/

the period from sunrise to sunset

She worked all day
The days are warm, but the nights are cold.

a part of this period eg that part spent at work

How long is your working day?
The schoolday ends at 3 o’clock
I see him every day.

the period of twenty-four hours from one midnight to the next

How many days does September have?

(often in plural ) the period of, or of the greatest activity, influence, strength etc of (something or someone)

(du) temps (de)
There was far less traffic on the roads in my grandfather’s day
In the days of steam power, a five-person crew was required if a steam locomotive pulled a single passenger carriage.
daybreak noun

dawn; the first appearance of light

lever du jour
We left at daybreak.
daydream noun

a dreaming or imagining of pleasant events; the making of unreal plans etc while awake.

daylight noun

(also adjective) (of) the light given by the sun

(lumière du) jour; de jour
daylight hours.


lever du jour
To get there on time we must leave before daylight.
day school

a school whose pupils attend only during the day and live at home.

daytime noun

the time when it is day.

le jour
Hedgehogs don’t usually come out during the daytime.
call it a day

to bring (something) to an end; to stop (eg working)

s’en tenir là
I’m so tired that I’ll have to call it a day.
day by day

every day

jour après jour
He’s getting better day by day.
make someone’s day

to make someone very happy

That baby’s smile made my day.
one day

at some time in the future

un jour (ou l’autre)
He hopes to go to America one day.

on a day in the past

un jour
I saw him one day last week.
some day

at some time in the future

un jour (ou l’autre)
She hopes to get married some day.
the other day

not long ago

l’autre jour
I saw Mr Pringle the other day.

(Die Übersetzung von "day" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)